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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Khattar issued a fresh appeal to the people to maintain peace as the violence by Jat protestors demanding quota continued unabated.

Higher spending on agri, revival of commodity cycle to help economy Feb 20 2016

Bloomberg TV India’s Pronoy Nath Banerji caught up with Future GroupCEO Kishore Biyani to get a perspective on how he perceives the Budget should be.

'Borrowing costs has to be lowered to revive private investment' Feb 20 2016

Jindal Steel & Power Ltd’s MD and Group CEO Ravi Uppal says India Inc’s borrowing costs average 10 per cent.

Exclusive: SWFs seek hefty return from NIIF, tax breaks in Budget Feb 19 2016

FinMin assured investors of a robust 12-15% return from NIIF over the long term but some SWFs sought 16-20% return or at least 10% in dollar terms.

Govt to rush GST Bill, Bengal FM Mitra to head GST panel Feb 19 2016

Jayant Sinha says the government hopes to get the GST Bill passed in the next session of Parliament.

India shares gain 3% Feb 15-19, Nifty back to 7,200-level Feb 19 2016

Hong Kong's Hang Seng was down 0.4% and Japan's Nikkei fell 1.4% tracking the US Dow Jones Industrial Average that ended 0.25% lower on Thursday.

JNU row: Modi govt faces more flak from Nitish, Kejriwal Feb 19 2016

Nitish and Kejriwal attacked the Centre for levelling sedition charge on JNU Student union President Kanhaiya Kumar without any evidence.

Clinton slides behind Sanders in national polls Feb 19 2016

Sanders now has support from 47% of Democrats as against 44% for Clinton.

Supreme Court refuses to hear Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea Feb 19 2016

The apex court says Kumar can move Delhi High Court as his bail hearing may not be possible in Patiala House court.